Reggae News You Can Use For June 10, 2020

Your daily dose of international Reggae, Dancehall and Afrobeat news!

Bam Marley releases new new single and video “Fight Your Fears”
Long Beach Dub Allstars release first album since 2001
Pressure Busspipe and Protoje explain their song “Jah is Real”

Also newsworthy is the fact that the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival raised $160,868.77

Reggae News You Can Use For June 9, 2020

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Kendrick Lamar protests alongside NBA stars in Compton
Makeda Marley sends a powerful warning to Donald Trump at George Floyd protest
Rihanna, Meek Mill and other musicians sign letter demanding NYC police reform

Also newsworthy is the fact that the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival raised $160,868.77

Reggae News You Can Use For June 8, 2020

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“Best of Beenie Man” album back on charts following Veruz push
Reggae songs that narrate the George Floyd crisis
Skillibeng and Rytikal are the new Dancehall trendsetters

Also newsworthy is the fact that the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival raised $160,868.77

Reggae News You Can Use For June 5, 2020

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Bob Marley debuted “Redemption Song” 40 years ago this week 
Lauryn Hill and numerous other singers who have attacked racism through music
“Rhythm of the Game” documentary shows reggae icon’s passion for soccer

Also newsworthy is the fact that the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival raised $160,868.77

Reggae News You Can Use For June 4, 2020

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Beyoncé gets indignant about George Floyd death on her social networks
Bruce Springsteen dedicates radio show to George Floyd protests
Rihanna makes million dollar donation to the fight against coronavirus

Also newsworthy is the fact that the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival raised $160,868.77

Reggae News You Can Use For June 3, 2020

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Chronixx says “Black Is Beautiful” was a letter to Africans in America
“Exodus” from Bob Marley was released on June 3, 1977
Top ten takeaways from Dre Island’s new album “Now I Rise”

Also newsworthy is the fact that the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival raised $160,868.77

Reggae News You Can Use For June 2, 2020

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Legendary Nigerian reggae performer Majek Fashek dies at 57
Shatta Wale to give free phones to his loyal fans
The Wailers team up with Bob Marley’s family and Shaggy for new single

Also newsworthy is the fact that the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival raised $160,868.77

Reggae News You Can Use For June 1, 2020

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DJ Cuppy is the first African to host an Apple Music radio show
Koffee issues powerful statement on George Floyd murder
Lucky Daye recruits Chronixx and MediSun for reggae remix of ‘Roll Some Mo’

Also newsworthy is the fact that the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival raised $160,868.77

Reggae News You Can Use For May 29, 2020

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An Oral History of Rihanna’s epic ‘Pon de Replay’ 
Apple Music Introduces ‘Africa Now Radio’ featuring Afrobeats and Kuduro
Shaggy and Sting to debut new songs in Animal Crossing game

Also newsworthy is the fact that the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival raised $160,868.77

Reggae News You Can Use For May 28, 2020

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Are dancehall veterans Ding Dong and Elephant Man next for Verzuz stage?
Meet the production team behind Koffee’s “Rapture”
So Dope’s newest release is the reggae-infused single “Soundbwoy”

Also newsworthy is the fact that the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival raised $160,868.77

Reggae News You Can Use For May 27, 2020

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Ali Campbell is working on a new UB40 biopic
Def Jam Africa is the new Afrobeats abel from Universal Music Group
Mikey General talks about 40 years spreading the message of Jah

Also newsworthy is the fact that the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival raised $160,868.77

Reggae News You Can Use For May 26, 2020

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Legendary reggae producer Robert ‘Bobby Digital’ Dixon dies at 59
Lincoln Barrington ‘Sugar’ Minott would have turned 64 on Monday, May 25
New book documents the making of cult reggae film “Rockers”

Also newsworthy is the fact that the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival raised $160,868.77

Reggae News You Can Use For May 22, 2020

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Davido and Burna Boy added to Africa Day Benefit Concert At Home lineup 
New Kiddominant single “”eWallet” scheduled for May 29 release
Skip Marley makes Billboard R&B chart history with top-selling “Slow Down”

Also newsworthy is the fact that the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival raised $160,868.77

Reggae News You Can Use For May 21, 2020

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Bounty Killer and Beenie Man set for dancehall clash on Memorial Day weekend
Shatta Wale headlines big names on new “Tropical Cruises To Jamaica” album
Spice, Elephant Man and D’Angel top the list of 10 most stylish Dancehall artistes

Also newsworthy is the fact that the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival raised $160,868.77

Reggae News You Can Use For May 20, 2020

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Downloading of Bob Marley’s music soars during the COVID 19 crisis
Shaggy shares his TikTok moves on Billboard Live At-Home show
Stonebwoy gives social media users goosebumps with his freestyle moves

Also newsworthy is the fact that the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival raised $160,868.77

Reggae News You Can Use For May 19, 2020

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The new face of reggae-inspired collaboration is Shatta Wale
Reggae is the best music for the quarantine says this Episcopal priest
Usain Bolt becomes a father for the first time

Also newsworthy is the fact that the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival raised $160,868.77